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Rule Title: General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas
Department: FISH AND WILDLIFE CONSERVATION COMMISSION    Add to MyFLRules Favorites
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Division: Freshwater Fish and Wildlife
Chapter: WILDLIFE AND ENVIRONMENTAL AREAS

Latest version of the final adopted rule presented in Florida Administrative Code (FAC):

VIEW_RULE Effective Date: 7/1/2018
History Notes: Rulemaking Authority Art. IV, Sec. 9, Fla. Const. Law Implemented Art. IV, Sec. 9, Fla. Const., 379.354, 375.313 FS. History–New 4-12-98, Amended 12-28-98, Formerly 39-17.004, Amended 7-1-00, 7-1-04, 7-1-05, 7-1-06, 7-29-07, 7-1-08, 7-1-09, 7-1-10, 1-1-11, 3-25-12, 4-9-13, 7-1-14, 7-1-15, 7-1-16, 7-1-18.
References in this version: No reference(s).
History of this Rule since Jan. 6, 2006
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Date
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to revise shooting hours during spring turkey seasons on Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs). 21444486 1/25/2019
Vol. 45/17
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions during calendar year 2019 to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 21301605 12/24/2018
Vol. 44/248
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 20543550 Effective:
07/01/2018
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to update the allowable methods of take for wildlife (except migratory birds during migratory bird seasons) during the established archery and spring turkey seasons on Wildlife .... 19978040 1/22/2018
Vol. 44/14
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions during calendar year 2018 to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 19899761 1/5/2018
Vol. 44/04
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2017, to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 18351350 12/8/2016
Vol. 42/237
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 17258936 Effective:
07/01/2016
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2016, to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 17012071 1/11/2016
Vol. 42/06
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to clarify general wildlife and environmental area (WEA) regulations. The effect of the proposed rule amendment would correct references in the general WEA regulations. 16967742 12/31/2015
Vol. 41/251
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 15767173 Effective:
07/01/2015
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to allow the extension of shooting hours during spring turkey season by specific rule for individual wildlife and environmental areas (WEAs). The effect of the proposed rule .... 15547662 1/15/2015
Vol. 41/10
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2015, to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 15506534 1/8/2015
Vol. 41/05
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 14336908 Effective:
07/01/2014
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to retain a daily bag limit of one per day for wild turkey on Wildlife and Environmental Areas to aid in distributing harvest of the resource among different individuals where .... 14043483 1/10/2014
Vol. 40/07
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2014, to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 14000318 1/8/2014
Vol. 40/05
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 12807121 Effective:
04/09/2013
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to better protect natural resources and increase camper satisfaction by allowing the inclusion of permit provisions with camping permits on Wildlife and Environmental Areas that .... 12494684 1/11/2013
Vol. 39/08
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2013, to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 12473441 1/8/2013
Vol. 39/05
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 11278886 Effective:
03/25/2012
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to clarify that migratory birds may be taken with centerfire shotguns during established area seasons when one or more migratory game birds are legal to take, except when prohibited .... 10846363 1/6/2012
Vol. 38/01
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2012, to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 10817166 12/22/2011
Vol. 37/51
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 9337431 Effective:
01/01/2011
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2011, to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 9505823 12/23/2010
Vol. 36/51
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 9171367 9/24/2010
Vol. 36/38
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The purpose of the proposed rule change is to address safety concerns of spring turkey hunters on public lands. The effect of the proposed rule change is to limit firearms to shotguns utilizing number 2 or smaller diameter .... 8939149 7/30/2010
Vol. 36/30
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 8393524 Effective:
07/01/2010
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The proposed rule change clarifies that during a specific season only those species listed in each area-specific rule are legal to take. It will also require that the taking of furbearers with traps or hunting furbearers .... 8145204 1/15/2010
Vol. 36/02
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2010, to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 7991653 12/11/2009
Vol. 35/49
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 6850739 Effective:
07/01/2009
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The purpose and effect of the proposed rule amendment is to allow the use of licensed and registered motorcycles on Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs) unless specifically prohibited by specific area regulation. 6577005 12/31/2008
Vol. 34/53
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2009, to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 6450032 12/5/2008
Vol. 34/49
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 5356260 Effective:
07/01/2008
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to establish general rules relating to the take of wild hogs, the take of non-protected mammals and the possession of guns or firearms on Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEA). .... 5047024 1/4/2008
Vol. 34/01
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2008, to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEAs); (2) establish .... 4919275 12/7/2007
Vol. 33/49
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 4398870 Effective:
07/29/2007
View Text Proposed
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The purpose and effect of the proposed rule is to allow landowners or lease holders and their guests to transport guns through Wildlife and Environmental Areas to privately-owned in-holdings and adjacent lands without a .... 4102923 5/11/2007
Vol. 33/19
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2007, to (1) establish general regulations relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas (WEA); (2) establish .... 3215955 11/22/2006
Vol. 32/47
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife and Environmental Areas 2595446 Effective:
07/01/2006